Jimmy Harvey

Northern Ireland under-23 midfielder Jimmy Harvey was a young member of Terry Neill's squad at Arsenal.

Initially with Glenavon, he was Ulster's 'Young Player of the Year' in 1976/77 and moved to Highbury for £20,000 in August 1977.

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Name Jimmy Harvey
Arsenal Career 1977 - 1980
Position:
Appearances 4 (3 starts, 1 as a sub)
Goals 0

Harvey played three First Division games for Arsenal prior to joining Hereford United in March 1980.

A Welsh Cup finalist in 1981, he starred as they took the Gunners to an FA Cup third-round replay in 1984/85, moving via Bristol City to Tranmere Rovers in October 1987.

He helped win promotion twice and the Leyland DAF Cup in 1990, since managing Morecambe and Forest Green Rovers. (With thanks to Leigh Edwards)